Jerry Rivera Geraldo Rivera is an American lawyer, reporter, novelist, and radio host, with a 20-million-dollar net worth.
Geraldo Rivera gained fame in the 1970s and 1980s thanks to his award-winning investigative news on patient abuse, John Lennon’s demise, and Elvis Presley’s passing.
He then became the presenter of various news programs, including Geraldo at Big on Fox, which he presently hosts.
Gerald Michael Riviera was born in New York City on July 4, 1943.
When he became employed as a journalist by WABC-TV in 1970, his news and comedy career had its start.
Due to the eponymous “Geraldo” show, which lasted from 1987 to 1998, he attained global recognition.
He presided over “Rivera Live” on CNBC from 1994 to 2001.
After the 9/11 terrorist attacks in 2001, he switched to Fox News after two months.
Geraldo Continued To Report
Geraldo continued to report on the conflict over the following few years from places including Afghanistan, Iraq, Kuwait, and more.
During this time, he was given 22 combat tasks, most of which lasted a few weeks and placed him in extremely risky circumstances.
He hosted “Geraldo at Big” on Fox News from 2009 to 2011.
For the following ten years, he worked as a Fox reporter for numerous Fox programs.
Geraldo debuted a radio talk show in Cleveland in 2018.
For his exposure to neglected and exploited intellectually retarded people, Geraldo Rivera received an Award nomination and earned seven Emmy awards throughout his career.
He has written 8 books. He competed on America’s Got Talent and Dancing with the Stars.
Geraldo has 5 kids from five different marriages. At the moment, he is wed to Erica Michelle Levy. In 2003, they got hitched.
Geraldo Has Four More Children
Geraldo has four more children from prior marriages besides his daughter with his partner. Geraldo and Erica spent $5.6 million on a Nyc home in May 2015.
In November 2016, they listed the apartment for sale at just $7.2 million. In the end, they managed to find a purchaser for $6.1 million.
Before this, he held a smaller apartment in the same tower, which he bought in 2011 for $3.4 million and sold two years later for $3.96 million.
Geraldo relocated to Cleveland in 2017 and bought a 13,000-square-foot, $2.8 million estate there.
They attempted to sell a beachfront vacation property in Edgewater, New Jersey, for $3.75 million in 2015 but finally took it off the market and continue to possess it now.